Author: Carol Hough
Author: John Corbett
Paperback: ISBN: 9780230301405 Pages: 308 Price: U.K. £ 19.99
Editor's Note: This is a new edition of a previously announced book.
This simple introduction to Old English focuses on how the language works, using accessible illustrations from surviving texts and showing how features of present-day English have their roots in this stage of the language. As well as being updated, the new edition has been expanded to include a chapter on Old English prose and two additional texts.